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WENDY ROSENBERG

Director

More about: Wendy Rosenberg
  • Media and communication law, including:
    • print
    • broadcasting (on a variety of platforms, including terrestrial, satellite and mobile)
    • broadcasting signal distribution
    • telecommunications (electronic communications)
  • electronic transactions
  • regulation of the Internet and social media
  • lotteries and Internet gambling
  • promotional competitions
  • interception and monitoring
  • intellectual property
  • related areas of expertise, including:
    • constitutional law
    • competition law
    • administrative law
    • intellectual property law
    • data protection
    • consumer protection
    • document retention
  • ICT and other commercial agreements, with particular reference to technology
  • Radio astronomy-related laws in relation to the Square Kilometre Array in particular
  • Extensive ongoing media and communications regulatory and related advice in numerous jurisdictions in Africa, including multi-jurisdictional and pan-African matters, with a particular focus on Angola, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zanzibar and Zimbabwe
  • BCom LLB (both cum laude) (Wits)
  • LLM (Commercial and Communications Law) (cum laude) (Wits)
  • Certificate in intellectual property law (Wits)
  • Certificate in legal writing (UCT)
  • 2007: Director, Werksmans
  • Named as a leading lawyer in Experts Guides - Women in Business Law (2015)
  • Author of articles on various topics, including the chapter on Internet and E‑commerce patents in Cyberlaw@SA, R. Buys, 2nd edition, 2004
  • Lecturer of Information Technology (Cyberlaw) LLM at Wits (2003 ‑ 2005)
  • Named as a leading lawyer in Media & Broadcasting  (2012-2016) by Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Busines
  • Named as a leading lawyer in Regulatory Communications by the International Who's Who (2011 – 2014)
  • Named as a leading practitioner in Euromoney's Expert Guides - Women in Business Law (2014) [ 4th Edition]